Episode 2 of Microsoft Windows Vista, Bill Gates CES keynote video spoof now online

“CES opened on Wednesday in Las Vegas with the annual keynote presentation by Bill Gates and his team… As I watched Bill demonstrate the features of Vista a sense of deja vu washed over me. It was like I’ve seen it all somewhere before… In Episode 2 of “Re-Introducing the Real Windows Vista,” Bill covers Spotlight and Parental Controls in Vista, I mean Search and, uh, Parental Controls,” Tauquil Atkinson writes for Tauquil’s Blog.

See Episode 1 and the new Episdoe 2 of the videos (Quicktime required) here.

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47 Comments

  1. They are so funny because it is true. Also, the demo Bill does of the future where he is collaborating with colleagues totally reminds me of the Knowledge Navigator video from a long, long time ago. Check out the part with the chart. Doesn’t that remind you of the graph from KN?

    Less than 3 days till nanobooks!!!

  2. The sad thing is that Apple hasn´t promoted its OS enough so that the average computer user (the 90+% non apple users) thinks all this Windows Vista stuff is new and original from Microsoft.
    When it finally comes out they will all say cool…and then say why do we need to switch to Apple if Vista gives us the same experience?

    Steve has failed miserably in promoting his OS and computers.

  3. I love those banners!!
    Apple is well aware MS rips off everything they do.
    I remember one of them with the Spotlight icon and the text ‘Longhorn, you’ll find it in Tiger’.

    Cheers

  4. Not that funny. But he’s right “… still good for a giggle…”

    Microsoft is doing what everybody else is with their “ipod killers.” They take the product, take away the Apple freakish goodness (I sounded ghetto there), and change the name. Welcome to the life of ripoffs.

    Goodnight MDN.

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